About This Blog


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“Carbon49 is an insightful blog on green issues for business leaders in Canada and beyond.”—Debbie Baxter, Chief Sustainability Officer, LoyaltyOne

Carbon49 is a blog on sustainability for Canadian businesses. Founded by sustainability consultant Derek Wong (bio), it aims to share practical information and experiences that Canadian businesses can use in their operations and strategic planning. Widely read in Canada and around the world, many Carbon49 blog posts reach top rankings on Google News. Syndication appears in Environmental Leader, Sustainable Business Forum, The Energy Collective, Siemens Sustainable Cities, and many other publications.

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